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AGAIN: Appeals court strike out Trump’s travel ban

A second lethal blow was struck Thursday at the controversial travel ban imposed by President Donald Trump on citizens of seven Islamic nations. In a much anticipated verdict, a U.S. federal appeals court on Thursday unanimously upheld the temporary suspension ...

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I feel good… I don’t think I will EVER feel great again – Tiger Woods

Former golf number one worldwide, Tiger Woods has accepted that he will never feel great again after suffering a number of back and knee injuries in recent years. The 14-times major champion returned to action in December following a 15-month ...

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Pirates abduct 8 expatriates in Niger Delta

Russia says seven of its sailors and one Ukrainian have been abducted on Nigeria’s territorial waters. The Russian embassy in Nigeria has asked the Nigerian authorities for assistance in locating the abducted sailors. “The BBC Caribbean ship came under a ...

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Germany may deport 12,000 Nigerians in 2018

The government of Germany says more than 12,000 Nigerian asylum seekers may be deported in 2018. Ralf Sanftenberg, the country’s global head of programme, migration and development, made this known when he visited Abike Dabiri-Erewa, senior special assistant to President ...

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Boko Haram is facing financial difficulties and internal power struggle – UN

The destructive Boko Haram insurgency group is currently plagued by financial difficulties, the UN Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs, Jeffrey Feltman, has said. Feltman stated this while briefing the Security Council on the UN Secretary-General’s Fourth Report on the threat the ...

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EUROPE BY ROAD: 255 migrants drowned since beginning of 2017

A total of 255 migrants drowned while crossing the Mediterranean Sea since the beginning of 2017, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), has disclosed. The organization said on Tuesday in Geneva that arrival of migrants in Europe in the first ...

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U.S. “Power Africa’’ adds 30,000 new solar connections in Nigeria

In a statement in Abuja on Monday, U.S Ambassador to Nigeria, Stuart Symington, said the  U.S energy project known as “Power Africa’’ has added 30,000 new solar connections in Nigeria. The U.S., through its Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), had ...

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Ibori arrives Abuja, holds chat with DSS

​A former governor of Delta State,  James Ibori, has returned to Nigeria, after six years.  The British Airways flight Ibori boarded from London arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International airport, Abuja, at 4:30am on Saturday. His arrival took many of ...

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BALLISTIC MISSILE: Trump slaps “initial” sanctions on Iran

The United States on Friday piled  pressure on Iran, slamming sanctions on 13 individuals and 12 entities. The sanctions came days after the White House put Tehran “on notice” over a ballistic missile test. The move against Iran is the ...

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Trump vows to “totally destroy’’ law barring churches from politics

U.S President, Donald Trump, has vowed to “totally destroy’’ a 1954 U.S. law barring churches from politics. Trump who was strongly backed by Evangelical Christian voters, promised to equally put an end to the ban on other religious institutions from ...

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